Egyptian politician; prime minister (2012-2013)
Hesham Mohamed Kandil or Kandeel (also spelled: Hisham Qandil or Qandeel ; Arabic: هشام محمد قنديل pronounced [heˈʃæːm mæˈħæmmæd ʔænˈdiːl]) (born 17 September 1962) is an Egyptian engineer and civil servant. He was Prime Minister of Egypt from 2012 to 2013.
|Prime Minister of Egypt|
2 August 2012 – 3 July 2013
|Deputy||Mohamed Kamel Amr|
|Preceded by||Kamal Ganzouri|
|Succeeded by||Hazem El Beblawi (Acting)|
|Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation|
21 July 2011 – 23 July 2012
|Prime Minister||Essam Sharaf|
|Preceded by||Hussien Ehsan Al-Atfy|
|Succeeded by||Mohamed Bahaa Eldin|
Hesham Mohamed Kandil/Kandeel/Qandil
17 September 1962
Beni Suef, Egypt
|Alma mater||Cairo University|
Utah State University
North Carolina State University
Qandil was appointed as Prime Minister by President Mohamed Morsi on 24 July 2012. Qandil was Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation from 2011 to 2012.
- ↑ "Qandil steps down". Daily News Egypt. 8 July 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.
- ↑ Perry, Tom (24 July 2012). "Egypt's Mursi names little-known water minister as PM". Reuters. Archived from the original on 26 December 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.